OnePlus 8 has finally received an official release date. As the coronavirus outbreak still affects many of tech companies, OnePlus will introduce its upcoming series of smartphones. On April 14, an online release event will unveil the devices. The event will be live-streamed on the OnePlus’ YouTube channel and on the official webpage, too.
OnePlus 8 Specs and Other Features
OnePlus 8 was confirmed to arrive with AMOLED displays, a 120Hz refresh rate, fast 5G connectivity, and some top hardware. The OLED panel and a 120Hz refresh rate will most probably feature on the OnePlus 8 Pro model. The manufacturer detailed that the upcoming series of smartphones will feature some of the best specs so far. Based on the past rumors and reports, we can expect to see better cameras, an official IP rating, and wireless charging. OnePlus 8 will probably sport a quad-lens back camera module. A Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset will support the device’s performance.
There are also rumors about a new device in the lineup OnePlus Z. So, we’ll probably witness the OnePlus 8 release or a Lite variant in the series. If some speculations turn out to be accurate, the OnePlus will be the first Lite version introduced. It would feature a 6.4-inch full HD+ display and a refresh rate of 90Hz. We keep our fingers crossed for the best yet to happen.
OnePlus teased recently on its official webpage a glimpse of the OnePlus 8 lineup’s appearance. The teaser video showcases a black color smartphone with a curved edges panel. Such a variant could make the cut and arrive as the top-end OnePlus 8 Pro variant with a 120Hz curved AMOLED screen.
An official statement from Pete Lau, the founder and CEO OnePlus, reads: “With the OnePlus 8 series, we’re excited to introduce our most powerful and beautiful smartphone series ever, combining blazing-fast 5G capabilities, specially engineered high-refresh-rate displays, and OnePlus’s signature powerful performance setup.” On April 14 we’re going to witness the arrival of OnePlus’ next-gen smartphone series and find out which the speculations turn out to be true.